Comment: Border Security, H-2B Processing Announcement
Today's Immigration Daily issue features several items of interest, including Article on Time for a Real Conversation Around Border Security, News on OFLC Issues H-2B Processing Announcement and more. Please scroll down to find the item(s) below. Please let us know your thoughts by writing to editor@ilw.com.

Article: Time for a Real Conversation Around Border Security By Melissa Cruz for Immigration Impact

Blogging: In Wall speech, Trump again stokes hatred against non-white "criminal" immigrants, just as Jewish immigrants were attacked 100 years ago. He also falsely claims to support legal immigration, while making big cutbacks By Roger Algase

News: OFLC Issues H-2B Processing Announcement

Focus: H1B to EB5
Exhibition/speaking opportunities for January 2019 H-1B events are available. Please see below for our current H1B to EB5 Expo schedule:

  • Miami, FL - Monday, January 7 ( Successfully Completed )
  • Dallas, TX - Wednesday, January 9 ( SOLD OUT )
  • San Francisco, CA - Friday, January 11 ( 1 Seat Available )
  • Atlanta, GA - Monday, January 21 ( 3 Seats Available )
  • Seattle, WA - Wednesday, January 23 ( 1 Seat Available )
  • San Jose, CA - Friday, January 25 ( 2 Seats Available )

Format:
Half Day Event for Indian H-1Bs considering EB-5 Option (Speaking Opportunity included) Please bring brochures, PowerPoint presentation, table displays and business cards.
Special Note for Attorneys: This event will feature two immigration attorney panels solely on immigration law matters. The only way an immigration attorney can participate and speak at this event is if they are nominated by an issuer who is exhibiting at the event (there is no fee charged to immigration attorneys).

EB-5 Issuers only - $3,999 per city for H-1B Event
(Inquire about Discounts and also about Platinum Level)

For more info please call (212)545-0818 or email webmaster@ilw.com or click here.

Headline: Immigration Attorney Discusses How Shutdown Is Affecting Backlog Of Cases Click here
Headline: Illegal immigrant activist detained by ICE in Maryland Click here
Headline: White House: Emergency declaration for border wall 'on the table' Click here
Headline: Washington Post fact-check's Trump illegal immigrants arrests claim: 'Number is right but misleading' Click here
Headline: GOP seeks health care reboot after 2018 losses Click here

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